61-76 cm (24-30″) apart
Plant 3 mm (1/8″) deep
Direct sun. Grows well in rich clay loam that drains well and is rich in nitrogen. Prefers soil with a pH of 6.0-6.5.
Up to 3 weeks
Mites, thrips, aphids, slugs
Start the seeds/cuttings indoors 6-10 weeks before the last spring frost.
When the sage plants are small, mist them with water to keep the soil moist. Once they’re mature, water only when soil surrounding the plant is dry to the touch.
Cool, perennial in Zones 5 to 9
How to grow sage